New PDF release: An essay on the art of ingeniously tormenting

By Jane Collier

ISBN-10: 019151716X

ISBN-13: 9780191517167

ISBN-10: 1429487178

ISBN-13: 9781429487177

An Essay at the paintings of Ingeniously Tormenting is the 1st English e-book at the craft of nagging. A bitingly humorous social satire, it's also an recommendation e-book, a instruction manual of anti-etiquette, and a comedy of manners. The paintings presents a desirable glimpse into eighteenth-century lifestyle, the therapy of servants and dependants and the mentioning of youngsters, and is an exciting precursor to the paintings of Jane Austen. - Read more...

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facing the craft of nagging, this social satire is additionally an recommendation publication, a instruction manual of anti-etiquette, and a comedy of manners. It presents a glimpse into eighteenth-century everyday life, the Read more...

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